On Tuesday, December 31, 2013, at approximately 7:30 PM, Fifth District zone cars responded to the 6700 block of Baylliss Avenue for a male shot. Upon arrival on scene zone car personnel located the victim with multiple gunshot wounds. EMS was notified and responded to the scene. The victim was found unresponsive and pronounced dead. The Cleveland Division of Police Homicide Unit was notified and is investigating.
The preliminary investigation reveals that Police Dispatch received a call for shots fired in the above area and upon arrival on scene officers observed the victim on the ground with multiple gunshot wounds.
Fifth District Officers toured the area with negative results.
Victim: Unidentified black male 30s
The official cause of death will be determined by the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's Office.
The Cleveland Division of Police is asking that anyone with information in c/w this incident to contact the Homicide Unit at 216.623.5464. Anonymous information can be given to Crime Stoppers by calling 216.252.7463 or Text messaging to Text TIP657 plus your message to Crimes (274637).